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Krissy H. Snyder
Founder and Executive Director
Krissy initially launched the idea of Wildflower Cottage for Children after 16+ years directing at another program. During that time, she expanded the preschool program…
Mentor Teacher, Preschoolers & Admin Support
Jordan’s work centers around his belief that young children and adults are really quite similar to each other. They both get swept away by the…
Destanee was born in Wisconsin but grew up around Hillsborough, NC where she met her husband. In September 2020, they welcomed their first child–a daughter,…
Harley grew up in the western part of North Carolina—in Taylorsville. She studied Psychology at Western Carolina University and then decided to move to the Durham/Chapel…
Summer Volunteer, Preschoolers
Blanca is Catalina’s daughter. Blanca’s experience includes growing up with 6 siblings (4 are younger and 2 have autism). She has been volunteering consistently at…
Mentor Teacher, Toddlers
As a life-long learner, Shaina strongly believes that positive experiences in early education will foster a love of continued education. A strong partnership between parent…
Caton is from Roxboro, North Carolina. She recently graduated from Appalachian State University with a degree in Child Development (with a focus in Pre-K/Kindergarten and…
School Age Summer Camp
Amber values the children of Wildflower Cottage as an extension of her own family. Growing up with four siblings, she studied, worked, and adventured alongside…
When Megan thinks about Wildflower Cottage, she sees many elements that inspire children to create. She treasures the program’s reverence toward “the hundred languages” of…
Shayda was born and raised in Durham, NC. She attended Riverside High School, and is now working toward her Bachelor’s degree at East Carolina University…
Board of Directors
In order to provide a lasting, community-based school for generations to come, Wildflower Cottage for Children, Inc. is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization. The non-profit status helps us to remain transparent to all stakeholders—parents, teachers, and charitable donors. All can rest assured that funding goes directly toward supporting the program, staff compensation, and our children's education.
Our founding Board of Directors is comprised of local, professional men and women. Each brings a unique perspective and experience to their role: business management, finances, accounting, law, human resources, education, health care, occupational safety, insurance, advertisement, education, real estate, grant-writing, counseling, etc.